Found in, or pertaining to, lakes or ponds, or growing in them; as, lacustrine flowers.
A term that describes anything of, relating to, or living in lakes.
Related Topics: [ wetlands] The term "lacustrine" is related to the word "lake" - thus a lacustrine wetland is, by definition lake-associated. This category may include freshwater marshes, aquatic beds as well as lakeshores. Distinctions between lacustrine and palustrine habitat is primarily contingent of the way in which lake is defined.